Edinburgh hour-by-hour weather: This is when heavy rain is set to batter the city

Many parts of Scotland have been hit with a yellow weather warning today as heavy rain looks set to batter the country.

By Joe Cawthorn
Friday, 30th August 2019, 10:11 am
Heavy rain is set to hit Edinburgh today
Heavy rain is set to hit Edinburgh today

However, the warning doesn't cover Edinburgh, although there is a spell of heavy rain expected on Friday.

Here's the hour-by-hour forecast for Friday:

10am: Cloudy

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Heavy rain is set to hit Edinburgh today

11am: Cloudy

12pm: Cloudy

1pm: Cloudy

2pm: Cloudy

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4pm: Cloudy

5pm: Heavy rain

6pm: Light rain

7pm: Cloudy

8pm: Cloudy

9pm: Cloudy

10pm: Cloudy

11pm: Cloudy

"Eastern Borders seeing the best of the drier spells. Blustery southwesterly winds. Maximum temperature 18 °C."

It's not great news if you're looking forward to a weekend spent outdoors.

Saturday is set to be a much more unsettled day with longer spells of lighter rain, with Sunday also looking wet and miserable for the majority of the day.